Trustwave has announced plans to acquire M86 Security.

"Trustwave said that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the web security vendor with the acquisition expected to close within the next few weeks," writes SC Magazine's Dan Raywood. "Financial terms were not disclosed."

"The acquisition will see Trustwave add M86's Secure Web Gateway, WebMarshal, Web Filtering and Reporting Suite products, as well as enhance its position in email security with the addition of the M86 MailMarshal," Raywood writes. "Upon completion of the acquisition, Trustwave said M86 Security Labs will merge with its SpiderLabs, the advanced security team within Trustwave focused on penetration testing, incident response, application security and security research."

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